The funeral arrangements of late Thera is scheduled on the same day, Spokesperson of the Kotte Naga Viharaya said.

Remains of Ven. Sobitha Thera are to arrive from Singapore in UL 309 SriLankan Airlines flight tonight at around 9.15 p.m.

Cremation of the late Thera will be held with full state honors on 12 November at 3.00 p.m. at the Parliament Grounds.